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DALLAS (CBSDFW/105.3 THE FAN) – The Dallas Mavericks will begin their 15th playoff appearance in 16 season this Saturday against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

The Mavs settled for the 6th seed in the NBA Western Conference following their loss Wednesday night to the San Antonio Spurs.

“I love the way this team has found for the last two plus weeks,” said Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle. “Tonight was disappointing but we’ve got to flush it and get ready for the playoffs.”

Mavs vs Thunder Game 1 is Saturday night in Oklahoma City.

Mavs vs Thunder Game 2 is Monday April 18th in OKC.

OKC comes to the American Airlines Center in Dallas on Thursday April 21 for Game 3 vs the Mavericks

OKC vs Dallas Game 4 is Saturday April 21st in Dallas.

A TBA Game 5 is scheduled for Monday April 25.

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